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. the homeless world cup has just ended in mexico. first, let's look at some other stories making the headlines. trial hearings have begun into the disaster. it is the first time the captain based survivors. 32 people died in january. >> scotland it now has the right to hold the referendum on independence from the uk. in the scottish capital, the simple yes or no vote on staying in the u.k. is set to take place in the fall of 2014. >> the girl shot by the taller than -- by the taliban has arrived at the hospital. militants attacked the 14-year- old for campaigning for education. she was shot in the head and neck. >> the philippines a signed a peace pact. this could end an uprising. we will see the creation of a new muslim and the south. >> as they prepare for the 2014 soccer world cup, another championship has been held in mexico city. >> the world a homeless soccer cup is staged to call attention to the plight of those without a roof over their heads. >> these people were celebrating with a normally would be unwelcome. nearly 500 homeless men and women around the world squared off on mexico ci
family. >> my dream vacation... i've been to mexico a few times. i think i would go back there. >> who knows? probably somewhere in south america. it would be really interesting to go there. all the mountains and waterfalls -- lot of nature. looks awesome to go there. >> i would probably to australia because there are really cool animals there and it just seems like it would be a really cool experience. >> probably l.a. 'cause it's a really nice city. you know, who wouldn't want summer all year? >> hawaii because i like the area of it, the beaches, the coast, and the wildlife there. >> i think i would go to miami. it seems like a very fun place. >> i would say...i don't know. i really like space. i feel like everything else is just sort of really attainable, but going to space -- going to the moon just seems really cool. >> the nice thing about dream vacations is that you can go anywhere you want -- and the price is right. >> the saying "you'd better eat your vegetables" has taken on a whole new meaning for a group of students. eden has the story. >> these students are digging into a n
was 89. the body lay in state for three months. >> weather forecasters in mexico say tropical storm paul remains a threat. it is unlikely to make landfall, but could cause some flash floods and dangerous ocean swells. it was originally classified as a hurricane. >> officials in afghanistan sale least 45 afghan soldiers have been in it -- injured in a suicide last in the east of the country. the bomber drove his explosives- laden vehicles into a joint nato/afghan base. the taliban has claimed responsibility. >> disgraced cycling star lance armstrong has resigned as chairman of the cancer charity leavestrong -- livestrong. >> sports equipment maker nike has announced it will no longer sponsor armstrong, based on growing evidence armstrong had misled the company for more than a decade. >> in europe, with public pressure mounting over the economic environment of cost of biofuels, the european commission announced a major correction in its policies that could eventually see the sector scaled way back. >> commissioners say new proposals out today send out the right signal for the industry, whi
is still paying for cleanup operations from its 2009 oil spill in the gulf of mexico. >> a boost for japan's nuclear industry. hitachi has won the right to build up to six nuclear power plants in britain. it has taken over a british nuclear company. >> they set up the horizon project three years ago, but they decided to sell after germany announced it was getting out of nuclear power. well, he is the man who will challenge angela merkel in the next german election next year, but he is under pressure to explain his personal finances. >> that is after it was revealed he had earned a huge pay packet, giving speeches to big companies. he denies the allegations, but some say it could damage his campaign to become chancellor. >> peer steinbrueck has earned 1.2 million euros in outside speaking fees since 2009. most of that money comes from the financial sector. critics attacked him for not revealing the exact amounts he charge for talks. steinbrueck now says he wants to set the record straight. >> several people have tried to hang the stone around my neck, saying i have not been transparent enou
mexico, and it gave us a sort of a red color, as well. and what we do here is we actually grind it in order to create the pigments that the children are using. >> and the last color -- blue -- it came from this mineral called lapis lazuli. that blue is really nice. >> the lapis lazuli blue stone was so rare and expensive, you had to get it from afghanistan, you had to hike up the hindu kush mountains, so it became tied to either the royalty or the most important cathedrals, to show that they were the ones capable and wealthy enough to get this resource. >> you might call this an illuminating experience. these students now have a new appreciation for what it once took to make a book. >> they just like discovering how long an average illuminated manuscript might take -- three to five years to make a single book is sort of a wow factor. >> i used to think that manuscripts were just like pictures of things that were just, like, beautiful. and then now i think that it's really hard to make and it takes a lot of work and that it really reflects on history. >> there's one more very imp
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